Netherlands Embassy in Ghana features 22 year old Ghanaian Plastic warrior

  Ahead of Voltic Ghana Ltd launch of “iRecycle “Project on November 23,2018 in Accra, the  Netherlands Embassy in Ghana on Tuesday November 20,2018 featured  22-year old Ghanaian plastic-warrior and Executive Assistant at Coliba Waste Management Company, Prince Mortey,who has waged war against plastic pollution in the Ghana. 1 Prince…

Ghana’s integrated E-Waste Management Program to create 20,000 direct Jobs

    Government  expected to create 20,000 direct jobs with the establishment of an integrated e-waste recycling facility  at Agbogbloshie ,a suburb of Ghana’s capital ,Accra.   Finance Minister ,Ken Ofori Atta, presenting the 2019 budget statement in Parliament on Thursday said “the Integrated e-waste Management program has been launched and will, among…

Zoomlion, AMA, Cape Town collaborate in waste management for Clean Accra Vision

Zoomlion Ghana Limited and the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) have collaborated with the City of Cape Town in South Africa to be able to feed into President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s mantra of making Accra the cleanest city in the sub-region. This effort by the two organizations having great interest…

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Youth in Afforestation Job is high risk ,pay our allowance by next week else….
Beneficiaries of Youth in afforestation Program in the Eastern Region have given government a week ultimatum to pay their five months outstanding allowance arrears to avert a massive demonstration and subsequently  regional Sit-down strike.   “we are asking that all our unpaid arrears from July to September with some... Read more
Pay our allowances now – Youth in Afforestation workers demand
Some workers of the Youth in Afforestation model of the Youth Employment Agency (YEA), have given the government and the Forestry Commission, till the end of this month to release their accumulated allowances else they will embark on a  strike. The workers, who say they haven’t received payment for... Read more
Let’s protect our planet – Akufo-Addo
  Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of Ghana speaking at the program There is the need for speedy implementation of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change if the world’s marine environment, which is on the verge of destruction as a result of climate change, is to be saved, President... Read more
World Oceans Day “Our Oceans, Our Future”
UN Secretary-General Message The oceans make our home a blue planet.  The oceans regulate climate, generate oxygen, and provide ecosystem services, energy and minerals. The life teeming below their surfaces and along the shorelines is a source of food and medicines.   Oceans connect all of us, linking people and... Read more
Our men are  being killed – Forestry  C’sion boss
The Central Regional Director of the Forestry Commission Mr. Ebenezer Dagbletey has alleged that staff of the commission are being killed as they embark on their legitimate duties. The staff according to him, continue to suffer mob attacks including lynching and shooting in some communities by chain saw operators... Read more
Talk to your citizens to respect our laws – Hamid tells Chinese Ambassador
The Minister of information, Mustapha Hamid has told the Chinese Ambassador to Ghana that the country will  not hesitate to apply the full force of the law if any Chinese national is arrested in connection with illegal mining. The Minister’s remark comes on the heels of government’s massive showdown... Read more
Our men don’t engage in galamsey; GAF refutes National Security report
The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has refuted claims that its officers are involved in galamsey activities in some parts of the country as stated in a confidential National Security report. Director, Public Relations of GAF, Col Aggrey Quarshie in a statement said his men were deployed to fight illegal fishing, lumbering,... Read more
Akufo-Addo cajoles galamseyers: Our interest is not to make you jobless
In his bid to water down the swelling dissent against his government, the President, Nana Akufo-Addo has assured miners that the crusade against galamsey is to create a win-win situation for them and the state. There is a nationwide campaign against illegal mining popularly referred to as galamsey following... Read more
Disband gold grinding mills in Tindonmolgo or face our wrath – Youth group to Reg. Minister
Some residents of Tindonmolgo in the Upper East region has called on the Upper East regional minister to disband Galamsey Grinding Mills in their community. According to them, the presence of these grinding mills and the activities of the illegal miners poses a health threat to members of the... Read more
I won’t allow galamsey to destroy our nation – Akufo-Addo
President Nana Akufo-Addo has emphasized that the government will put up a sustained fight to stop completely illegal small-scale mining (galamsey) in the country. He said he will not allow illegal small-scale mining (galamsey) to destroy Ghana.Speaking at a durbar at the Dormaahene’s Palace in the Brong Ahafo Region,... Read more